- July 10, 2014
- August 30, 2016 1:56:58 PM
Also Known As:
- Trojan.Ransomcrypt.M [Symantec]
- Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Ransom.RARcrypt is a Trojan horse that encrypts files on the compromised computer and asks users to pay to have them decrypted.
Note: Definitions prior to August, 2016 may detect this threat as Trojan.Ransomcrypt.M
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version July 10, 2014 revision 023
Latest Rapid Release version September 22, 2016 revision 004
Initial Daily Certified version July 12, 2014 revision 002
Latest Daily Certified version September 22, 2016 revision 025
Initial Weekly Certified release date July 16, 2014
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Writeup By: Maksim Oleynikov